Very Inspiring Blogger Award, thank you Babsje!

Very Inspiring Blogger Award

My dear blogging friend Babsje, of the blog Babsje Heron, has been so kind to nominate Dear Kitty. Some blog for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award.

Thank you so much for this kind gesture! All the best for you, your blog, your photos and the herons and other birds which are often the subjects of your photos and posts!

The rules of this award are:

1. Thank the person who nominated you and add a link to their blog.

2. Display the award on your post.

3. List the award rules so your nominees will know what to do.

4. State 7 things about yourself.

5. Nominate 15 other bloggers for the award.

6. Contact your nominees to let them know you have nominated them. Provide a link to your post.

7. Proudly display the award logo (or buttons) on your blog, whether on your side bar, ABOUT page, or a special page for awards.

Seven things about myself:

1. Where did most visits to my blog come from so far today?

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 88
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 25
Jamaica FlagJamaica 22
Australia FlagAustralia 15
Canada FlagCanada 13
Philippines FlagPhilippines 7
South Africa FlagSouth Africa 6
Saudi Arabia FlagSaudi Arabia 4
Germany FlagGermany 4
Indonesia FlagIndonesia 3
India FlagIndia 3
United Arab Emirates FlagUnited Arab Emirates 2
Korea, Republic of FlagRepublic of Korea 2

2. Where did most visits to my blog come from this month?

Top Views by Country for 30 days ending 2013-12-12 (Summarized)

Country Views
United States FlagUnited States 6,925
United Kingdom FlagUnited Kingdom 3,435
Canada FlagCanada 964
Netherlands FlagNetherlands 948
Jamaica FlagJamaica 771
Australia FlagAustralia 647
France FlagFrance 480
Germany FlagGermany 450
India FlagIndia 375
Greece FlagGreece 311
Philippines FlagPhilippines 236
Spain FlagSpain 214
South Africa FlagSouth Africa 214
New Zealand FlagNew Zealand 157
Ireland FlagIreland 151
Belgium FlagBelgium 146
Indonesia FlagIndonesia 145
Bahrain FlagBahrain 127
Saudi Arabia FlagSaudi Arabia 120
Pakistan FlagPakistan 118
Italy FlagItaly 116
Sweden FlagSweden 108
Singapore FlagSingapore 108

3. Which blog posts attracted most visits today so far?

Title Views
Home page / Archives 39
20,000 posts milestone at my blog 17
No electricity or heating for Greeks 8
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 6
About 5
Save Indonesian wildlife 4
Dutch beached porpoise Ella recovering 3
Scotland: giant centipede, crocodile, and other fossils brought back to life 3
Koala twins born in Australia 3
Fish, frogs, and snakes 3

4. Which blog posts attracted most visits this week?

Top Posts for 7 days ending 2013-12-12 (Summarized)

Title Views
Home page / Archives 644
Stop Monsanto anti-democratic danger, petition 85
Nelson Mandela, eulogy by Barack Obama 72
Bahraini king’s sexual harassment of Lebanese singer 66
Nelson Mandela, Britain, the USA and Bahrain 64
About 57
Blog Of The Year 2013 Award, thanks Barbara! 53
Mandela’s imprisonment and the CIA 47
Nelson Mandela and Britain 47
Chinese shark fin soup ban 46
WordPress Family Award, thank you Shaun and Horty! 41
Nelson Mandela 1918-2013, fighter for equality and peace 33
Ancient woodpecker keeps Nelson Mandela’s name alive 32
Northern hawk-owl still in Zwolle 31
Northern hawk-owl attracts English birders to Zwolle 30
Lesser Antillean iguana in danger 28
Snowy owls, as far as Bermuda 28
Christmas Poinsettias, are they flowers? 27

5. Most popular topics this blog has written about recently

Topic Views
Human rights 997
Economic, social, trade union, etc. 874
Environment 800
Peace and war 521
Birds 498
Racism and anti-racism 431
South Africa 417
Biology 404
Nelson Mandela 394

If you tag your posts effectively, this panel will show you which topics get the most traffic. Snapshot generated from your top posts over the past week.

6. Which search terms directed most people to my blog this month?

Search Terms for 30 days ending 2013-12-12 (Summarized)

2013-11-12 to Today

Search Views
iguana 24
painting, no quiero ir al cielo 23
egyptian sarcophagus 21
hawk owl zwolle 10
what happens when illegal syrian is arrested in greece 9
do fiddler crabs change color 8
helen keller lesbian 7 6
prostitution in bahrain 6
laxmi vahan 6
svalbard ducks 6

7. Which referrers referred most to my blog this week?

Referrers for 7 days ending 2013-12-12 (Summarized)

Referrer Views
Search Engines 2,232 Reader 78
WordPress Dashboard 57
Facebook 53 33 21 16 13 12 11 10 10 9 8 8
Google+ 8 8
Twitter 7 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3

My fifteen nominees are:

1. Chant d’oasien

2. Serenity’s Musings

3. my planet earth

4. Megan Kate

5. Milners Blog


7. Me – Who am I?

8. SunnySideUp

9. Noir

10. The Culture Monk

11. Ashley Jillian


13. Miss Marzipan

14. “R”HubBlog

15. Ekostories

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